Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 220 237 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 11.52% 11.66% 11.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.84% 13.02% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 171 203 213
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,466 £28,281
90th Percentile £61,875 £63,750 £57,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,714 1,820 1,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.74% 89.52% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,465 1,621
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,470 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 12 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 186 £45,750 +7.02% 44
West Wales +12 16 £35,000 -12.96% 4
North Wales +14 13 £47,500 -13.64% 6
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 198 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (42.27%) Java
3 83 (37.73%) JavaScript
4 55 (25.00%) .NET
5 51 (23.18%) Finance
5 51 (23.18%) Software Engineering
5 51 (23.18%) Test Automation
6 47 (21.36%) Git (software)
7 46 (20.91%) SQL
8 44 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 42 (19.09%) AngularJS
9 42 (19.09%) C#
10 37 (16.82%) Azure
11 35 (15.91%) HTML
12 32 (14.55%) CSS
13 31 (14.09%) AWS
13 31 (14.09%) JIRA
14 30 (13.64%) Spring
14 30 (13.64%) BDD
14 30 (13.64%) Node.js
15 28 (12.73%) Web Development
15 28 (12.73%) SQL Server
16 26 (11.82%) Web Services
16 26 (11.82%) Kanban
17 25 (11.36%) Selenium
17 25 (11.36%) OWASP
17 25 (11.36%) Subversion
17 25 (11.36%) DevOps
18 24 (10.91%) Cucumber
19 23 (10.45%) Information Security

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.27%) Confluence
2 12 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.18%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.36%) CMS
4 3 (1.36%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.91%) SAS
5 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (2.73%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.82%) Azure
2 31 (14.09%) AWS
3 11 (5.00%) GCP
4 10 (4.55%) GitHub
5 5 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.82%) IaaS
6 4 (1.82%) PaaS
6 4 (1.82%) SaaS
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.36%) CloudFront
7 3 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.36%) Serverless
8 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.91%) Office 365
8 2 (0.91%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.91%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.09%) Internet
3 3 (1.36%) HTTP
4 2 (0.91%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.82%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.36%) MySQL
4 11 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.82%) Big Data
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2017
8 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.91%) DB2
8 2 (0.91%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.91%) Power BI
8 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.91%) SAS EBI
8 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 47 (21.36%) Git (software)
2 31 (14.09%) JIRA
3 25 (11.36%) Selenium
3 25 (11.36%) Subversion
4 24 (10.91%) Cucumber
5 22 (10.00%) Maven
6 20 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 15 (6.82%) Bitbucket
7 15 (6.82%) Rational Team Concert
8 13 (5.91%) Jasmine
8 13 (5.91%) Mocha
8 13 (5.91%) Visual Studio
8 13 (5.91%) WebDriver
9 11 (5.00%) JUnit
10 10 (4.55%) Eclipse
10 10 (4.55%) IntelliJ
10 10 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (4.55%) Rational Quality Manager
11 8 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (3.64%) Protractor
General
1 51 (23.18%) Finance
2 15 (6.82%) Avionics
3 13 (5.91%) Retail
4 11 (5.00%) Banking
5 10 (4.55%) Advertising
6 8 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.82%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 75 (34.09%) Developer
2 45 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 32 (14.55%) Analyst
4 24 (10.91%) Security Engineer
4 24 (10.91%) Test Analyst
5 23 (10.45%) Software Developer
6 19 (8.64%) Principal Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) .NET Developer
7 18 (8.18%) Java Developer
7 18 (8.18%) Principal Security Engineer
7 18 (8.18%) Principal Software Engineer
8 15 (6.82%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.36%) Junior
10 13 (5.91%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 12 (5.45%) Scrum Master
12 11 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
12 11 (5.00%) Junior Developer
12 11 (5.00%) Test Engineer
13 10 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (4.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.00%) .NET
2 42 (19.09%) AngularJS
3 35 (15.91%) HTML
4 32 (14.55%) CSS
5 30 (13.64%) Node.js
5 30 (13.64%) Spring
6 26 (11.82%) Web Services
7 23 (10.45%) React
8 22 (10.00%) JSON
9 17 (7.73%) jQuery
10 15 (6.82%) Hibernate
10 15 (6.82%) REST
10 15 (6.82%) RESTful
10 15 (6.82%) SOAP
11 14 (6.36%) .NET Framework
11 14 (6.36%) ASP.NET
12 11 (5.00%) HTML5
12 11 (5.00%) Kafka
12 11 (5.00%) WCF
13 9 (4.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.64%) User Experience
2 14 (6.36%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.09%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.36%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.45%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.45%) Windows
2 7 (3.18%) Linux
3 6 (2.73%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.36%) Android
4 3 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.91%) Unix
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (23.18%) Software Engineering
2 51 (23.18%) Test Automation
3 44 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 30 (13.64%) BDD
5 28 (12.73%) Web Development
6 26 (11.82%) Kanban
7 25 (11.36%) DevOps
7 25 (11.36%) OWASP
8 23 (10.45%) Collaborative Working
8 23 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (10.45%) Information Security
8 23 (10.45%) TDD
9 22 (10.00%) MVC
10 21 (9.55%) Front End Development
11 19 (8.64%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 18 (8.18%) Microservices
13 17 (7.73%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (7.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 93 (42.27%) Java
2 83 (37.73%) JavaScript
3 46 (20.91%) SQL
4 42 (19.09%) C#
5 21 (9.55%) Python
5 21 (9.55%) TypeScript
6 19 (8.64%) C++
7 12 (5.45%) Go
8 10 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.09%) PHP
9 9 (4.09%) RPG
10 7 (3.18%) C
11 5 (2.27%) Java 8
11 5 (2.27%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (0.91%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) ES6
13 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.64%) CISMP
1 19 (8.64%) CISSP
2 15 (6.82%) Degree
3 14 (6.36%) ISTQB
4 13 (5.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.64%) ISEB
6 2 (0.91%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.45%) LPIC
7 1 (0.45%) MBA
7 1 (0.45%) MCSA
7 1 (0.45%) MCSE
7 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.45%) QA
2 11 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.73%) GDPR
3 6 (2.73%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.82%) COBIT
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (5.45%) Terraform
2 9 (4.09%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (3.64%) Ansible
4 7 (3.18%) HP ALM
5 6 (2.73%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.27%) Puppet
7 2 (0.91%) Grafana
7 2 (0.91%) Kibana
8 1 (0.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (9.55%) IBM
2 18 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.82%) SAP
4 13 (5.91%) Google
5 11 (5.00%) Oracle
6 8 (3.64%) Guidewire
6 8 (3.64%) HP
6 8 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.18%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.73%) ATG
8 6 (2.73%) hybris
9 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.91%) Zend
11 1 (0.45%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.45%) RedGate
11 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.45%) VMware